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Since the beginning of humankind there is evidence of dental disease and its treatment. In 500BC, Aristotle wrote about treating decayed teeth and using wires to stabilise fractured jaws. Through the Middle Ages, dental care was provided by barbers who established their own Guild. It has only been in the last 150 years that the regulation of dental practise has been established, through university dental school institutions and national regulatory bodies.
The Faculty of Health and Medical Sciences invites our Higher Degree by Research students to submit an abstract for the 11th Annual Florey International Postgraduate Research Conference. This conference is a major highlight of the faculty’s calendar. It is well attended by researchers and academics from across the University, as well as sponsors, industry partners and other major stakeholders. This year’s event will be held on Wednesday 20 September at the National Wine Centre of Australia.